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Northern Lights Wildlife Wolf Centre

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More of an information Centre than attraction

This is a good place for a quick break from driving and to get some info on the importance of... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Saskatoon, Canada
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Beautiful Wolves

We went late in the day over the Family Day weekend and had the place to ourselves. We heard a very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Calgary, Canada
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1745 Short Rd, Golden, British Columbia V0A 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is a good place for a quick break from driving and to get some info on the importance of Wolves, and to see some up close. There are only 6 in the Centre, so only plan for 30-40mins here. It was $30 for two...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We went late in the day over the Family Day weekend and had the place to ourselves. We heard a very informative 20 minute talk about the wolves and my kids (ages 10 and 6) were engaged the whole time. This is a great stop...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ClaireK373
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

After depositing our initial payment in person the coordinators informed us hours later that they would not honour our reservation and denied there was communication booking the reservation - although somehow not realizing that emails are a record. My partner who is a minority ethnicity...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NI1510
Reviewed 10 February 2019 via mobile

Went to the wildlife center with the kids not too sure what to expect. It’s basically wolves in enclosures. Nothing too exciting. They give you a tour and talk about wolves. nothing too exciting. Wolves were playing happily in their enclosures. I guess you just...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank kristaleecardinal
Reviewed 3 February 2019 via mobile

I do like it here and I’ve only given it a 3 star as I wish I would have gotten to see more. There surely has to be something else that can be added to make it more worth it. That’s not to say I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Mbeg5
Reviewed 2 February 2019

I was prepared to invest in the full experience and the chance to hike with a wolf so I did the Blackwolf Photography Hike. I was not disappointed in the slightest. It was amazing. I'll let my photos speak for themselves, it is a truly...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Grizzkiwi
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

We visited the Wolf Centre over the holidays and were in awe of the majestic wolves . The facility was clean and well laid out with accessibility for all . Our educational Interpreter was very engaging and taught us so much about wolf conservation in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Trek658092
Reviewed 26 December 2018

people who are giving this place one star just because the wolves are kept in small cages are ridiculous. first off the cages aren't small, and believe me when I say it could be a lot worse. second the wolf are frequently taken on off...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Claire90122109
Reviewed 18 December 2018

These animals are so amazing to learn about. It was wonderful to see them up close, doing their own thing, on our walk. Our guides, the owners, were wonderful! If we came back to the area, we would definitely do this again.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jessgast
Reviewed 16 November 2018

This involved a drive from our hotel and required the use of Hwy 1 which is crazy busy. Once off the main highway on the roads up to the centre the pace is more dignified and there are attractive woods and farms. There are plenty...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank E2684TNpickyfromuk
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Brenna K
13 February 2017|
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Response from bmac2013 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree with the people above, it will take about 45 minutes. You can get a great map of the area from the Tourist Center on Highway 1. Also when driving those back roads be very watchful, as wildlife can jump out of... More
Barbara M
8 January 2017|
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Response from Oracai | Reviewed this property |
I am a reviewer, not the sanctuary. You will have to contact them to get the answers you seek. Good luck.